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History of Hampton, Iowa, USA

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Hampton, Iowa, USA

Hampton, Franklin, IA

Hampton was founded in 1855 when Job Garner and George Ryan, first settlers in the community, chose this spot to build their log cabin homes. Garner and Ryan platted the original town boundaries.

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  • 1895 - Hampton
    Hampton, a post-village, capital of Franklin co., Iowa, 29 miles by rail S. of Mason City, and 32 miles N. of Eldora. It contains a court-house, 3 ban...Read MORE...


  • Hampton, Iowa, USA
    Reeve Street
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  • 1916
    Hampton, a banking city, capital of Franklin co., Iowa, 29 miles S. of Mason City, on the Iowa Central and the Chicago Great-Western Rs. It has import...Read MORE...


  • Hampton, Iowa, USA
    Lutheran Hospital
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  • Hampton, Iowa, USA
    Hotel Coonley

    "John Coonley, who was born in Wisconsin in 1864 to a prosperous dairy family, struck out on his own, armed with only a sixth grade education and a good work ethic. He started a black smith shop in Bristow, Iowa and was very... Read MORE...

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Reeve Street
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Lutheran Hospital
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Hotel Coonley

"John Coonley, who was born in Wisconsin in 1864 to a prosperous dairy family, struck out on his own, armed with only a sixth grade education and a good work ethic. He started a black smith shop in Bristow, Iowa and was very... Read MORE...

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  • 1895 - Hampton
    Hampton, a post-village, capital of Franklin co., Iowa, 29 miles by rail S. of Mason City, and 32 miles N. of Eldora. It contains a court-house, 3... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Hampton, a banking city, capital of Franklin co., Iowa, 29 miles S. of Mason City, on the Iowa Central and the Chicago Great-Western Rs. It has... Read MORE...

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